Welcome to SAM
The Siskiyou Arts Museum & Gallery is located in the heart of Downtown Dunsmuir, California. We are open to the public Thursday through Saturday from 11am to 4pm, and Sunday from 10am to 2pm. Please join us to experience the best in local and regional art, talent and events.
The Siskiyou Arts Museum offers a new artistic show every Second Saturday of the Month from 5-7 pm.
SAM has been selected as Non Profit of the Year
by the Dunsmuir Chamber of Commerce!
The AWARDS DINNER was held on SATURDAY, MAY 16
at the POPS Performing Arts Center
Thanks to everyone’s contributions as Volunteers and Artists, our importance to the town is being noticed and appreciated. CLICK HERE for more info …
MARK YOUR CALENDARS FOR:
SAM WILL BE OPEN EXTENDED HOURS:
SATURDAY, MAY 23 from 10am – 5pm
Some photos from Bob Swanson’s May 9th Opening Reception:
Building Stories: The Artistry of the Built Environment;
Architectural Photography of Bob Swanson
Bob Swanson will host an informal Q&A from 3 to 5pm in the Gallery
during Dogwood Daze.
Diane Rapaport will discuss the rebirth of a mining town, now arts destination, on Thursday, June 11th from 3pm to 5pm
She will also be signing her book, Home Sweet Jerome, Death and Rebirth of Arizona’s Richest Copper City, in the Museum Space at SAM. CLICK HERE for more info.
Well known Siskiyou County photographer, Bob Swanson, who is currently exhibiting his architectural photos at SAM, contributed a number of photographs to Diane’s book, including those on the back cover.
This will be a two-part exhibit featuring a set of their “Animal Prescription” paintings that feature their own animals in bright, colourful and joyful depictions; and large (36×48 in) paintings from their “Electornica” series, which features historical paintings of people using electronic devices in a variety of settings. CLICK HERE for more about Phil and Ana.
FRIDAY, JUNE 19 FROM 5 TO 7PM.
The Artist Who Gives Life
This gifted artist from Kampala, Uganda will be the honored guest at selected galleries in the Siskiyou County area.
Several of his sculptures will be on display at the Marble Rim Gallery in Fort Jones, and at SAM.
CLICK HERE to learn more about Patrick and his art.
Visit our Facebook Photo Album for more photos, and CLICK HERE for information about the show.
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